Calendar of Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS: The following is a list of upcoming events in your area. To submit your event, email journal@newszap.com.

 

Wednesday, July 27

Practice sessions in ballroom and rhythm for all levels: 7-8:30 p.m., Camden Wyoming Moose Lodge, 760 Moose Lodge Road, Wyoming. Featuring Bachata and American Tango practice. Experienced dancers will be on hand during the practice sessions to offer assistance. Admission is $3 per person paid at the door. Call 302-734-8794 or visit www.usadancedoverde.com.

Bayhealth Bariatric Program free seminar: 6-7 p.m., Bayhealth Milford Memorial, Board Room, 21 W. Clarke Ave., Milford. Rahul Singh, MD will lead the seminar.  Learn more about Bayhealth’s Bariatric Program, including the laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding surgery (LAP-BAND®), the Laparoscopic Roux en Y Gastric Bypass, and the Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy. Find out about the risks, benefits and outcomes. Meet the surgeons and staff of the bariatric program, ask them any questions and see if you meet the criteria for bariatric surgery. Register by calling 430-5454 or by visiting bayhealth.org.

 

Friday, July 29

Sunset cruises to benefit Food Bank of Delaware: 7-10 p.m., 213 Wyatt Ave., Bowers Beach. Captain’s Lady Charters is partnering with the food bank to offer the cruise. Tickets are $30 per person per ride and include light fare prepared by students from The Culinary School at the Milford Branch and tastings from local breweries, wineries or distilleries. To purchase tickets, call 276-6038.

 

Saturday, July 30

Summer Beach Bash, sponsored by The Southern Delaware Jeep Club: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Bowers Beach Maritime Museum, 3357 Main St., Bowers. Featuring a “Show and Shine” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., plus vendors, live music, bocce, beer and barbecue. For more information, call 222-6341 or email bowersbeachmaritimemuseum@hotmail.com.

Basket Weaving with Heidi Wetzel: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mispillion Art League Gallery, 5 N. Walnut St., Milford. Learn to weave with colorful reeds.  All abilities are welcome.  Materials and tools are included in class fee.   Bring a lunch. Cost: $65 members, $75 non-members. Age 14 through adult. For more information, contact 430-7646 or visit www.mispillionarts.org.

Delaware Farm Bureau’s Young Farmers and Ranchers Committee’s 22nd Annual Antique Tractor Pull: Quillen Arena, Delaware State Fair, Harrington. All tractors must be manufactured prior to 1963. Classic classes must be manufactured prior to 1973. For registration forms and rules, visit www.defb.org/young-farmers—ranchers.html or call the Delaware Farm Bureau office at 697-3183.

Milford Little League fall ball sign-ups: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Milford Little League park concession stand. For kids ages 8-15. The cost is $35.

 

Sunday, July 31

Milford Little League fall ball sign-ups: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Milford Little League park concession stand. For kids ages 8-15. The cost is $35.

 

Wednesday, Aug. 3

6th Annual Eleanor Soltner Memorial Golf Outing: 7:30 a.m., The Rookery North, 6152 S. Rehoboth Blvd., Milford. Benefiting Delaware Hospice Center, Milford. For more information, call Bob Burd at 302-422-3501.

 

Thursday, Aug. 4

Free Figure Drawing for Adults: 6:30-8 p.m., Mispillion Art League Gallery, 5 N. Walnut St., Milford. Open to all levels of experience. A live (clothed) model will be present. Bring your sketch pad, pencils, charcoal or pastels.  Session will be led by  experienced figure artists.  A $5 donation for the model is suggested.   These open sessions are held the first Thursday of each month.

 

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